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Address: Yapak, Aklan Province 5608, Philippines
Description: The second largest beach on Boracay, this popular destination is also...
The second largest beach on Boracay, this popular destination is also called Puka Shell Beach after the prevalent white seashells.
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The beach is amazing, big and nice. There is and small cave in the end of the beach for cool photos. The food is also good here, a little bit pricier than a small place in... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 30, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015 NEW

The beach is amazing, big and nice. There is and small cave in the end of the beach for cool photos. The food is also good here, a little bit pricier than a small place in station 3 but still really good bang for the buck!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 NEW

If you're looking to getaway from the crowd on white beach. Then head to Puka. The pros. It's less crowded and more peaceful. The cons. The sand is not as soft as the ones at White Beach though. The waves here are also stronger. I don't recommend swimming here as it can be quite rough. Also watch out for tricycles... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 NEW

+ less. People than in White beach + shells to find out +beautiful beach +some shadow under the trees - brave waves for kids

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW via mobile

very relaxing just lie down on the sand or watch the waves and go for a swim with the waves (but it may get a little rough) and also shop for some bracelets made of shells, corals, pearls and stones (I don't know if it's real though but it's still cute and inexpensive and you can still bargain)

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

If you are lucky and there early you can see monkeys coming down to collect coconut husks. Also fishermen going out to check their nets. Their is a boatyard of sorts at the end of the beach. There are some market stalls but Food and drink options are limited.

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Jersey City, New Jersey, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

We took a 'tricycle' to Puka beach (cost about Php 30 but Php50 going home since not may tricycles venture out there) and we weren't disappointed. The sand were not as fine as the main touristy-area, it's rocky with puka and other shells. It is breathtaking, though! The shore is un-touched so you see can imagine the island as how... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

This is apparently a MUST DO on the island hopping trips from White Beach. We didn't go there on an optimal day, water was rough. Still it was a long white sand beach with only tourists from boats. There is a small bar and food concession. No electric, limited food options. There in an outhouse with wifi - you have... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

Definitely worth a visit! Sand is more coral than white sand but beautiful just the same! Much stronger tide than White Beach.....watching boats navigate in to shore was very entertaining! One boat came lose from its anchor and drifted out.....panick all round! We took a tricycle from Station 1 for 150 pesos there and back. Not problem getting a lift... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW

Bigger waves than white beach, not good for children. Sand has shells, hence the name, some are actually very sharp so be careful.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW

Bring a towel and sunscreen. No need to fight for a spot on the beach as there is miles of beach to choose your perfect spot. There are a few vendors that sell cold beverages but not a lot of food so bring some snacks. There are a few venders at the entrance to get some local shopping in if... More 

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